Mary’s Hands considers customer privacy and security a top priority. As such we wanted to provide you important information on our policies.
How To Contact Us
Purpose for Information Collection.
As noted below, you may visit our Website without being required to provide us with any personally identifying information. However, should you decide to provide such information, the information we collect will be used to meet your requests, or to provide you with the applicable functionalities, information, products or service requested, and as further described below.
The Information We Collect
Personal Information You Provide And How It Is Used: You may freely visit our Website anonymously and without being required to provide us with any personal information, and without being required to register. However, certain services, requests and features do require that you provide us with some personally identifying information (which may include, but not limited to, name, address, email), in order for us to respond to your contact us requests. Providing any of this information is voluntary. Personal information is data that can be used to identify or contact you. Please do not send confidential information to us.
Email/enewsletter; Content Resources: If you opt to sign up for any of our email newsletters that may be offered on any of our Website – or opt to subscribe to any one of our “content feeds” – we will ask you to provide certain personally identifying information, including your name and email address. You may unsubscribe from these emails at any time by using the link provided in the footer of all such emails.
Donate: Our Website may offer visitors the option to make a donation. If you make a donation through our Website via the “donate” option, you will be asked to provide certain personally identifying information, such as your phone number, name and home address, as well as your credit card billing information, in order to process the donation. The credit card information that you provide at the time of donation is used only to process your donation (and may be used again if you opt to make recurring donations) and will not be stored or used for any other purpose.
How We Use Personal Information
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose specified when the information was gathered.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of industry standard security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. However, no website, application or transmission can guarantee security. Thus, while we have established and maintain what we believe to be reasonable procedures to protect the confidentiality, security, and integrity of personally identifying information obtained through the Website and we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Third Party Website
We also provide links to a variety of third-party social media sites and/or website – such as Facebook and Instagram in order to provide you additional venues in which you can learn about and discuss the activities of Mary’s Hands. We also provide links to provide you with additional resources or information – such as job postings, classifieds, etc. Please note that unless otherwise indicated we have no affiliation with any of these other website that you may visit via any such links, and cannot control and are not responsible for the information collection, use, and disclosure practices of such third parties; we encourage you to review and understand their privacy practices and policies, if any, prior to providing any personally identifying information to them. We are not responsible for the content or information of these websites, any products, services, advertising or opportunities that may be offered through these websites, or any other use of the linked website.
Can I opt-out of Mary’s Hands newsletters or other mailings?
You may opt-out or unsubscribe from a Mary’s Hands newsletter, email or mailing. To unsubscribe, please click the unsubscribe link featured at the bottom of the newsletter you received by e-mail or notify us through the contact us page.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Access To Personally Identifiable Information; Withdrawal Of Consent
Upon request Mary’s Hands will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your personal information. You may access, correct, or request deletion of your personal information – or request that we stop any processing of your personal information – by contacting us by mail or through the contact us page. We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe.
We will retain your information only for as long as is reasonable and customary given the nature of the relationship you have with Mary’s Hands. Please note we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes such as donor and volunteer names, etc, and there may also be residual information that will remain within our databases and other records, which will not be removed from such locations. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. We have a data retention and destruction plan that dictates the policies and procedures related to deletion and/or destruction of all information/data.
Transfer Of Information/Data To Other Countries
Children and Privacy
We do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personally identifiable information about visitors to our Website that are less than 16 years of age. If you are under the age of 16, you must ask your parent or guardian to assist you while accessing/viewing our Website. If you are the parent or guardian of a child under 16 years of age and believe that they have disclosed personally identifiable information to us, please contact us and we will promptly address your concern.
The Right To Lodge A Complaint
Please note that if you are an EU resident, you have the right to lodge a complaint about our processing of your information/data with a supervisory authority.